|Christmas day advice - djbacon|
Sound picture: Christmas day advice
Keywords: Xmas; salvation army; street sounds; found sound; National Rail Enquiries; montage; Little Donkey; Derek Bacon; djbacon
|Panic, Alarm, Cheap Trousers - djbacon|
Sound picture: Summer into Winter 2001
Keywords: found sound; George Bush; piano; sound picture; sound montage; Borders bookstore; answerphone messages; everyday sound; Derek Bacon; djbacon
|Basque Wedding - djbacon|
Music and sounds from a Basque wedding in Abadiño, Bizkaia: inside the church, outside the church, and quite a bit back at the hotel. May 2004.
Keywords: Abadiño; Bizkaia; Basque Wedding; wedding; ceremony; Spain; Here comes the bride; wedding march; field recording; found sound; Derek Bacon; djbacon
|Soundgrabs:::THE HOME - djbacon|
random everyday sounds from random everyday life —THE HOME Dripping taps, creaking doors, household appliances... 1. Plughole in wind 2. The kitchen 3. Spinning toy 4. Washing machine 5. Footpump 6. VHS tape rewinding 7. Swingball 8. Ticking clock 9. Venetian blinds 10. Gas hob 11. Dripping tap 12. Electric hairdryer 13. Ron's door in Sanur 14. Bronze cow bell from Indonesia 15. Squealing balloons at Xmas 16...
Keywords: sound effects; swingball; ticking; Dripping; hairdryer; Squealing; Derek Bacon; soundgrabs; field recordings; everyday sounds; the home; kitchen; foot pump; VHS; plughole
|Soundgrabs:::WORDS & SITUATIONS - djbacon|
random everyday sounds from random everyday life —WORDS & SITUATIONS Circumstances you end up in, and the stuff that just slips out. 1. Drunk man on London Underground 2. Ordering at the 'Tasty Plaice' fish & chip shop in Parkstone 3. "Frank Sinatra was better" 4. Annoyed man in Post Office —"there is no earthly excuse" 5. Annoyed man in Post Office —"it's not on and it's useless" 6. Annoyed man in Post Office —"you're one are you?" 7...
Keywords: soundgrabs; field recordings; TV repairman; neighbours talking; everyday sounds; situations; speech; Derek Bacon; djbacon; Paul Daniels; Montacute; Blackpool Pleasure Beach; Segorbe; chicago; Vice-president Joe Biden
|Stop The War, February 2003, London. - djbacon|
Sound picture: anti-Iraq war demo, London February 15, 2003 Ken Livingstone, Miss Dynamite, Jesse Jackson
Keywords: Anti-war demo; Ken Livingstone; Miss Dynamite; Jesse Jackson; stop the war; The Iraq Invasion; street sounds; street protests; marching; inspiration; Arabic; protest; Derek Bacon; djbacon
|Soundgrabs:::THE_PHONE - djbacon|
random everyday sounds from random everyday life —THE PHONE Answer messages, wrong numbers, people on their blowers... 1. Val the receptionist on the Green Clinic 2. Message left on abandoned answering machine in newly-occupied home 3. "I was meant to pick up a job at Cecil's"—something about food at Heathrow airport 4. "Please hang up and try again". 5. Hard-to-understand automated message for "Miss D Norsbrook" 6...
Keywords: soundgrabs; field recordings; everyday sounds; telephones; phone calls; answer messages; text messages; answer machine; Derek Bacon; djbacon; sound effects; wrong number
|the Indonesian Sound Archive|
Sate sellers, moaning taxi drivers, busking dangdut bands, performing monkeys, squeaking becak, monsoon rains, hustlers, hasslers, mosques, massages, weddings, insects, pigeons, hammers, and the calls of some 20 passing street sellers – hear the candid random sounds of everyday Indonesia at the Indonesian Sound Archive* *[part of the soundgrabs collection].
Keywords: Soundgrabs; Jakarta; Indonesia; Java; Bali; Indonesian; sate; taxi drivers; busking; dangdut; performing monkeys; becak; monsoon; street sellers; birds; insects; Derek Bacon; djbacon
|Soundgrabs:::BUYING & SELLING - djbacon|
random everyday sounds from random everyday life —BUYING & SELLING Routine transactions, wheeling and dealing, market traders... 1. Boots the chemist in Christchurch 2. "I can sell it to other people" —friction at the car boot sale 3. "At the end of the day" —estate agent from Palmer Snell talking as they do 4. Comparing cameras in the camera shop 5. British Gas salesman 6. Rock Shop owner adding up his rocks 7...
Keywords: soundgrabs; field recordings; McDonalds; everyday sounds; buying; selling; shopping; Boots the chemist; Estate Agent; British Gas; Oxford Street; Blackgang Chine; Bernard Manning; Piccadilly Circus; Checkout; Segorbe; sound effects; Derek Bacon; djbacon
|Soundgrabs:::MECHANICAL SOUNDS - djbacon|
random everyday sounds from random everyday life —MECHANICAL SOUNDS Rattling, clicking, clunking, mixing, grinding, whirring... 1. Coke vending machine 2. Car passing in Spain 3. Big Dipper at Blackpool going up 4. Boat winch 5. Cement mixer 6. Printer at Chris's 7. Drilling up the street outside 8. Spanish dust cart 9. British dust cart 10. Exeter roadworks 11. Ghost train 12. Helicopter overhead 13...
Keywords: soundgrabs; field recordings; everyday sounds; machines; Derek Bacon; sound effects; Big Dipper; Blackpool; Cement mixer; Helicopter; moped; Imax; Isle of Wight; Ghost train; Mini 1000 engine; Sandbanks chain ferry; tube train; tram; zippo; traffic; trikes
|Soundgrabs:::WATER & WEATHER - djbacon|
random everyday sounds from random everyday life —WATER & WEATHER Wind, rain, waves, ice, thunder and lightning... 1. New Forest stream 2. Small waves at Old Harry Rocks 3. Tap water on ice the day the UK recorded 100 degrees for the first time 4. Waves on pebble beach at Highcliff 5. Waterfall in Sukawati 6. Walking on pebbles at Kimmeridge 7. Another stream in New Forest 8. Big waves in the winter at Alum Chine 9...
Keywords: rain; Wind on my window; Chicago Bears; Kettle boiling; rain and thunder; water; soundgrabs; weather; field recordings; Derek Bacon; Babbling brook; thunder; waves; djbacon; sound effects; Durdle Door; everyday sounds
|Soundgrabs:::ANIMALS - djbacon|
random everyday sounds from random everyday life —ANIMAL SOUNDS Oinks, barks, quacks, squeaks foxes, bees, owls, frogs... 1. Bumble bee in a jam jar 2. Fly on the window 3. Diesel the cat snoring 4. Diesal the cat purring 5. Foxes from my window 6. Nesting gulls on Brownsea Island 7. Six kittens at mealtime 8. Owls at the Owl Sanctuary 9. Police horses at anti-war protest 10. Mouse trapped by cat 11...
Keywords: meowing; mouse; panting; barking; blackbird; bee; cat; dog owls; kittens; pigs; horses; seagulls; foxes; magpies; frogs; ducks; robin singing; animal sounds; sound effects; field recordings; everyday sounds; soundgrabs; djbacon; Derek Bacon; sound effects; rooks
|Soundgrabs:::TRAVEL & ANNOUNCEMENTS - djbacon|
random everyday sounds from random everyday life —TRAVEL & PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENTS Public communications...things you need to know, and just trying to get from A to B. 1. "A few short minutes from Milwaukee" 2. Plane taking-off 3. "Right inside the cars please" 4. "C'mon it's time to go crazy" 5. "If you come across any problem, walk past it" 6. "First floor doors opening" 7. "Can Hailey contact the ladies cash desk please" 8...
Keywords: soundgrabs; field recordings; chicago; machine talking; travel; public announcements; Milwaukee; Newspaper seller; shopping sounds; shopping; Imax; British Rail; Gatwick; Milan; Air Emirates; Singapore; Brownsea Island; Derek Bacon; everyday sounds; sound effects; airport sounds; tannoy systems; public communications; instructions; sounds of travel; PA systems; public information; London Underground; Announcements; The Tube
|Soundgrabs:::HUBBUB & ATMOSPHERE - djbacon|
random everyday sounds from random everyday life —HUBBUB & ATMOSPHERE Outdoor spaces, indoor spaces, blurs of many sounds at once... 1. Top Wok Chinese takeaway 2. Skittles in the pub 3. Spanish street market 4. Singapore Airport 5. Skateboards passing in Exeter 6. Tractor vs Cows on Valle d'Aosta hillside 7. Natural History Museum, London 8. Holes Bay in Poole 9. Bristol shopping centre 10. Southampton shopping centre 11...
Keywords: atmosphere; hubbub; soundgrabs; Ohare airport; Chinatown; Chicago; Valle d'Aosta; Derek Bacon; everyday sounds; sound effects; Top Wok; Skittles; singapore Airport; Natural History Museum; Air hockey; speedway; Square and Compass; Rho; Milan; Piazza San Vittorio; Locate Triulzi; Segorbe; Studland; Amusement arcade; Pamp Hill; Skateboards; Four Seasons hotel; Car boot sale; Bonfire night; The British Library; Coutances; Poole Quay; Studland; Liverpool Street station; Space Dust; Poole
|Soundgrabs:::FOUND_MUSIC - djbacon|
random everyday sounds from random everyday life —FOUND MUSIC Pub pianos, church halls, coffee-shop players, underground buskers, chanting and parading... 1. Blind busker on Oxford Street 2. Foot drumming in the WWII pillbox at Redend Point, Studland 3. Carol singer in Westbourne Arcade 4. Kids clapping in Burger King 5. Busker on the way to the Jubilee Line 6. Busker in Windsor subway doing All You Need Is Love 7...
Keywords: soundgrabs; field recordings; everyday sounds; buskers; pantastic; Ice cream van; Merry-go-round; Yodelling; Derek Bacon; djbacon; Amazing Grace; Panelinha Do Samba (Bournemouth Samba school); banjo; violin; accordion; yodelling; Natural History Museum; Albert Dock; Clog dancing; S Club 7; Salvation Army; brass band; O Come, All Ye Faithful; The Hustle; steel drum; Ice cream van; All You Need Is Love; Westbourne Arcade; Old Harry Rocks; Oxford Street; Losing My Religion; sea shanty; Old Gaffers; The Entertainer; Piazza San Vittorio; Rho; Bournemouth; Wallisdown Road; Jimbaran